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Welcome to Stonewall ...
The location of Stonewall has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Stonewall has a population of 975 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Stonewall.
Stonewall is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Stonewall lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Stonewall: (601) and (769)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stonewall had an population of 975 people. This is a decrease of 10.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.14% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Stonewall had a population of 1,088 people (or 6.5% of the total population of Clarke County). This makes Stonewall the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Stonewall represents 0.04% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,088 people, the population of Stonewall decreased 5.31% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,149 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Stonewall.
Adding Stonewall to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Stonewall in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Stonewall elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stonewall on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Stonewall ...
While we believe that this Stonewall is located in Clarke County, we know of another 3 Mississippi communities named Stonewall. Those communities are located in the following counties: DeSoto, Harrison and Holmes County.
Beyond Mississippi, there are 27 communities that are also named Stonewall - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (4) and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stonewall.
Communities near Stonewall ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stonewall.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stonewall. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stonewall.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stonewall. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Stonewall.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stonewall. See our Newspapers Page for Stonewall.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stonewall ...
Looking for more information about Stonewall? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Stonewall, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Stonewall.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stonewall. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021